According to a statement issued by Turkish Armed Forces, the A-400M military transport aircraft was dispatched on the request of Pakistan for the search for a military helicopter falling into the sea.
The Turk forces also shared a picture of the rescue mission comprising Pakistani search and rescue team from the Turkish Naval Forces.
Pakistan tarafından 2 Eylül 2018’de Karaçi açıklarında denize düşen askeri helikopterin aranması maksadıyla yardım talebinde bulunulması üzerine, Türk Deniz Kuvvetlerinden 25 kişilik arama kurtarma timi Türk Hava Kuvvetlerine ait bir A-400M uçağı ile bölgeye intikal etmiştir. pic.twitter.com/xCohs2mmLi— TSK (@TSKGnkur) September 3, 2018
The Pakistani aircraft, PN Sea King, was on routine operation when it crashed.
Among seven people onboard, three survived and managed to escape the chopper after the crash; three officials went missing, for which a rescue operation is still ongoing.
The martyred officer named SSG-N operator Akhtar Ali, who also took part in a bilateral exercise with Egyptian Special Forces in the past, was laid to rest with honour on Saturday.
KARACHI - Following are the foreign currency exchange rates for US Dollar, Saudi Riyal, UK Pound Sterling, U.A.E. Dirham, European Euro, and other foreign currencies in Pakistan open market on February 7, 2022 (Tuesday).
Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||331.71||332.41|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||35.08||35.43|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||174.19||176.19|
KARACHI – The gold price in Pakistan dropped by Rs4,300 per tola to reach Rs200,000 on Tuesday as it lost ground on second consecutive day after witnessing mostly bullish trend last week.
As per the All-Pakistan Sarafa Gems and Jewellers Association (APSGJA), the price of 10 grams of 24 carats gold decreased by Rs3,686 to settle at Rs171,468.
On Monday, the gold price witnessed a drop of Rs200 per tola to close at Rs204,300.
In the international market, the commodity dropped by $1 to reach $1,869 per ounce.
Meanwhile, silver prices in the domestic market slumped by Rs20 per tola and Rs17.14 per 10 grams to reach at Rs2,230 and Rs1,911, respectively.